Traded to Tampa Bay by Edmonton with Bryan Marchment and Steve Kelly for Roman Hamrlik and Paul Comrie, December 30, 1997. Signed as a free agent by Toronto, July 15, 1999. Signed as a free agent by Springfield (AHL), October 28, 2002. Signed as a free agent by Phoenix, December 13, 2002. Signed as a free agent by South Carolina (ECHL), November 30, 2004. Signed as a free agent by Las Vegas (ECHL), February 4, 2005.
It's a little different but it feels amazing. A new chapter in my life and I'm excited. It's been amazing. Better than I expected. The weather is great, the place is just amazing. I can't say enough good things about it. I'm glad to get the season going.
— Ryan Kesler on his transition to the Anaheim Ducks